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Commissioner of the Met Police to speak as part of the Public Lecture Series

09 January 2013

The University's Public Lecture Series continues next week with a talk by Britain's most senior police officer, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe QPM.

The 50 minute lecture entitled: 'Total Policing - including using technology to fight crime', takes place on Wednesday 16 January and will be followed by a question and answer session with the Commissioner.

Sir Hogan-Howe has vast experience in crime investigation and strategic leadership of major public events, public disorder and organised crime, particularly involving the use of firearms. For his significant service, to both the public and police, he has been awarded the Queen’s Police Medal.

The lecture on Wednesday 16 January starts at 6pm, Old Sessions House, North Holmes Road, Canterbury and is free and open to all, but booking is essential.

For more information or to reserve a place visit: www.canterbury.ac.uk/publiclectures

Notes to Editor

Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University is a modern university with a particular strength in higher education for the public services.

With nearly 20,000 students, across Kent and Medway, its courses span a wide range of academic and professional subject areas.

  • 93% of our recent UK undergraduates are in employment or further studies six months after completing their studies*.
  • Christ Church is the number one choice for local people looking to study at university in Kent (2011 UCAS).
  • We are the South East’s largest provider of courses for public service careers (outside of London).

*2010/11 Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey

 

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